Part-Time Instructor in Physics/Physical Science, "As Needed", 2019 (Floyd, Cartersville, Douglasville, Marietta, Paulding)

Position ID: 42435
Location
Institution: 
Georgia Highlands College
College/Div/School: 
Natural Sciences
Department: 
Physics
Branch Campus: 
Floyd, Cartersville, Douglasville, Marietta, Paulding
Position Description
New Position?: 
Yes
Job Class: 
Part-Time Instructor
Job Description: 

 

"As Needed" Part-time Instructor -  Physics/Physical Science (2019)

 

Job ID 1714
 
Location GHC - Floyd Campus;GHC - Cartersville Instr. Site;GHC - Douglasville Instr. Site;GHC -  Marietta Instr. Site;GHC - Paulding Instr. Site
 
Full/Part Time:  Part-Time
 
Regular/Temporary:  Regular
 
Job Summary
 

Faculty part time position in a multi-site college in the University System of Georgia. Reporting to the division chair, the faculty member’s primary responsibility is preparing for and delivering instruction of lectures and/or labs.

Georgia Highlands is a growing and progressive institution with opportunities for the individual selected to grow with us. With a focus on employee wellness and development, the culture is warm and embracing, while the work is fast paced and challenging.

This is an excellent opportunity to impact the lives of literally thousands of students and their families.

Responsibilities

 

• Adopts and implements common course objectives as required by the division and discipline
• Manages courses through systematic use of appropriate syllabi and accurate, professional records of students’ class performance, attendance and grades
• Appropriate office hours are needed.
• Be familiar with academic advising process
• Engages in functions of evidence-based academic and program assessment, as required for accreditation, college compliance, and continuous review and improvement of student learning outcomes

Required Qualifications
 

• Master’s degree required.
• Must have 18 semester hours and 18 semester hours in the discipline.
• Experience instructing in a laboratory setting.
• Experience using classroom and laboratory technology is a plus.

 

Proposed Salary

  Salary determined by instructor part-time pay scale
Required Documents to Attach
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Cover Letter
  • Attach unofficial transcripts with your application. Official transcripts will be required upon offer of employment.

About Us

Georgia Highlands College is a multi-campus, state college member of the University System of Georgia. Founded in 1970 as Floyd Junior College, it now serves more than 6,000 students in Northwest Georgia and Northeast Alabama across its five locations in Rome, Cartersville, Marietta, Dallas, and Douglasville. GHC currently offers over 30 areas of study with associate degree and bachelor’s degree options both in the classroom and online.

We are a growing and progressive institution with opportunities for great employees to grow in a fast-paced and challenging work environment that encourages employee wellness and overall success. Our combined efforts at GHC have led to numerous awards, honors, and countless stories of success for students and employees.

Conditions of Employment

Offers of employment are contingent upon completion of a background investigation including a criminal background check demonstrating your eligibility for employment with Georgia Highlands College, as determined by Georgia Highlands College in its sole discretion, confirmation of the credentials and employment history reflected in your application materials and, if applicable, a satisfactory credit check.

Equal Employment Opportunity

As an equal opportunity institution, Georgia Highlands College is committed to recruiting, hiring, training, promoting and educating persons without regard to age, color, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation or veteran status. Any individuals requiring reasonable accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act to participate in the application, selection or employment process are encouraged to contact Human Resources at 706-802-5136. GHC expects successful applicants to share this commitment.

Application Procedure: 
Please see the below "Institution Employment Link" to view a complete job description, create an application, and apply for the position.
CIP Discipline Code: 
Physics, General
Physical Sciences
Degree Levels: 
Masters
Position Type: 
Faculty
Dates
Application Deadline: 
Position Starting Date: 
Status
Vacancy Status: 
ACTIVE

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